Oddities News Archive - August 16, 2012

Men Who Pay For Sex Are Really Looking For Love

New analysis reveals that some men may be asking for more than their fair share when they visit their local lady of ill repute.

eBay Losing Its Magic

Sad news...You will no longer be able to buy your love potions on eBay as of August 30. In fact, eBay has listed several items which will no longer be available for sale on the World’s largest online auction site.

Word of the Day
  • To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
  • An illusion; a trick; a cheat.
The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- +‎ geck.